The #infographic designed by UNHCR depicts 15 #conflicts all around the world that are forcing people to flee from their homes. Many of those people are placed in refugee residences in Europe, many survive in #refugee camps in Africa and the Middle East, many rest in peace in the Mediterranean Sea.20th of June is the World Refugee Day. It was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2000.
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The Syria crisis is the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era and many refugees are now facing unbearable winter conditions. Nearly one million Syrian and Iraqi refugees are in need of winter aid to survive the coming months. Your gift will support UNHCR's emergency efforts around the world and help provide more blankets, cooking stoves, tents and other life-saving aid to families that need it most.